Bosch Projects -Lead Engineer Developments (KZN)

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Reference number: [BLD24]

Closing Date: 17:00 on 30 April 2024

Bosch Projects, a member of the multi-disciplinary Bosch Holdings group of companies, founded in 1961, has an exciting opportunity for a Lead Engineer: Developments within the KZN Developments Team. This is a growth opportunity (performance dependent), which could lead to promotion. This position will be based in Durban and reports directly to the Infrastructure Manager (KZN)


  • Managing entire projects and project teams from inception to completion, including client interface.
  • Performing engineering functions efficiently in support of own projects and provide technical support to other projects.
  • Performing a contract administration role on major development projects.
  • Mentoring and motivating project teams.
  • Developing and maintaining strong client relationships.
  • Taking responsibility for work acquisition and tendering for civil projects.
  • Ensuring compliance with Bosch Projects ISO 9001/2015 QMS Systems.
  • Ensuring that client standards are achieved and maintained.
  • Assisting the KZN Regional Director and Sector Head in planning resource requirements, and in recruiting suitable candidates.

The ideal candidate should: 

  • Have a BSc / BEng / BTech qualification in Civil Engineering
  • Be registered as a Professional Engineer / Technologist with ECSA (compulsory).
  • Have approximately 15 years post qualification experience of which a minimum of 5 years must have been spent on land / Township development related projects
  • Have experience in managing projects for private sector and municipal clients in the KZN.
  • Have technical and design competence in municipal civil infrastructure, with a bias towards road and bulk earthworks.
  • Have experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D and with the Infrastructure Design Automation Suite (iDAS) software package (advantageous).
  • Have experience in administering civil contracts as the Contract Engineer, and management of construction monitoring teams.
  • Be able to assume a design leadership role in civil infrastructure projects.
  • Be capable of functioning independently and as part of a project team.
  • Have the ability to grow client relationships and acquire developments related workload.
  • Have a valid passport and be prepared to travel and work within and outside RSA border.
  • Have a valid driver’s license.

Preference will be given to people from designated groups, in line with Bosch Holdings transformation plans. Suitably qualified Persons with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.

​Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Should you not receive any communication after two weeks of closing date, kindly consider your application as unsuccessful.

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